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Dong Gao

Associate Research Scientist (Environmental Health)

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Dong Gao, PhD, MS, BS


Dr. Dong Gao earned her M.S. in Computational Science and Engineering and Ph.D in Environmental Engineering from Georgia Institute of Technology in 2019. In January 2020, she joined Dr. Krystal Pollitt's lab at Yale School of Public Health as a postdoctoral associate. Her research focuses on air quality monitoring and modeling, quantifying the oxidative potential of ambient particulate matter (PM), and investigating adverse health effects of air pollutants.

Education & Training

  • PhD
    Georgia Institute of Technology, Environmental Engineering (2019)
  • MS
    Georgia Institute of Technology, Computational Science & Engineering (2019)
  • BS
    Sun Yat-sen University, Environmental Engineering (2014)

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